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Dennis Eli Slater, MD

Medical Staff Vice President, Backus Hospital


Eastern Connecticut Hematology & Oncology


Hematology / Oncology < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

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Office Locations

  • Backus Hospital Infusion Center

    584 Norwich Road
    Suite 200
    Plainfield, CT 06374
    Hartford HealthCare
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    Phone: 860.230.2836
    Fax: 860.546.0530

  • Eastern Connecticut Hematology & Oncology

    330 Washington Street
    Suite 220
    Norwich, CT 06360
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    Phone: 860.886.8362
    Fax: 860.886.9262

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Dr. Dennis Slater, is a medical oncologist on the Backus Hospital medical staff, medical director of oncology services and an attending physician in the Anticoagulation Clinic. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Washington University and a medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. Board certified in medical oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, he is an assistant clinical professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine


Medical School

  • New York University School of Medicine MD


  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


  • Washington University

Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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